Dr Leonie Walsh has been the volunteer President and Chairman of Fight Cancer Foundation since 2009. She is also a cancer survivor of 27 years.
After being diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukaemia in 1988 and undergoing a bone marrow transplant one year later, Leonie was inspired to join a cause that would help other people fighting against cancer.
For Chloe, who was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma in her spine last January, Marianne is a lifeline. Marianne is a Back on Track coordinator, providing education support for children and young people with cancer, like Chloe.